'''Donna the Buffalo''' is a band from Trumansburg, New York|Trumansburg
, New York (state)|New York
. They play both originals (primarily written by Jeb Puryear and Tara Nevins) and cover version|covers
The band name was suggested as "Dawn of the Buffalo" by a musician friend of the band; it was misheard as "Donna the Buffalo", and over twenty years later they are still "Donna the Buffalo". The followers of the group are called The Herd, a self-organized "tribe" of people who met at the group's festivals.
[interview with Jeb Puryear and Tara Nevins, [http://www.americanamusicshow.com/donna-the-Buffalo/ The Americana Music Show, episode 147], released July 8, 2013]
Donna the Buffalo is one of the founding and host bands of the annual Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival of Music and Dance
along with the Shakori Hills Grassroots Festival
and headliners at The Great Blue Heron Music Festival
in Sherman (town), New York|Sherman, New...